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The Twelve Days of Christmas

Anna Wright

The ultimate Christmas gift for all ages. A sumptuous, playful and festive reimagining of everyone’s favourite Christmas carol.

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Anna Wright has rapidly developed a following across the UK for her print, collage work and paintings, following in the footsteps of Emma Bridgewater, Tricia Guild and Liberty as she takes her designs across stationery and homeware. She is now embarking on her third picture book for children. Anna brings humour, beauty and sophistication to this perennially popular Christmas hymn, with her signature style. Exquisitely rendered in pen, ink, watercolour and collage, The twelve days of Christmas are beautifully and playfully reimagined for today’s readership – and have never looked so sumptuous.

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The Twelve Days Of Christmas is an lovely option for bedtime stories. This gorgeous edition has been illustrated beautifully by Anna Wright.

The Pool
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A sweet present for a child and a charming way to learn the carol.

Mature Times
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Gorgeously gilded, darkly leafy and understatedly humorous.

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A lovely melange of gilt, collage and marbling for whenever it is timely to sing along.

The Sunday Times
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A book to treasure.

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Eye-catching illustrations and some unusual interpretations distinguish this picture-book version of the traditional carol . . . a whimsical, delightful take when more literal ones have been read and put aside, as well as a handsome gift book for adults.


Anna Wright is an artist and illustrator. Her rural upbringing, in Dumfriesshire, southwest Scotland, introduced her to flora and fauna, which alongside her love of interiors, fabrics and wallpaper have shaped her work. Since exploring these influences at Edinburgh College of Art, Anna has grown her trademark style of colour and humour, from her studios in London and Edinburgh.

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